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Weird Al Comes Up With Another Gem, Learn Your Grammer

I love Weird Al Yankovic, both when I was a kid and now as an adult, he still makes me laugh. Since, he is visual too, the computer animation works so well for him. He is releasing songs from his new album "Manditory Fun". He says he wants to come up with videos for his whole album.

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Teague Alexy Facebook used by permission
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Teague Alexy Plays His Original Brand Of Music At Twin Ports On Tap

Some people will know Teague Alexy from The Hobo Nephews Of Uncle Frank. Some know Teague is an accomplished solo artist too. He has an original approach to music and will feature his sound on Saturday at the Twin Ports On Tap at Barker's Island Festival Park on the main stage.

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breannemariemusic.com used by permission
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Breanne Marie and Evan Tepler Among Featured Musicians For Twin Ports On Tap This Saturday

Breanne Marie is about to release her latest collection of music, a tribute to her brother who was killed in a car accident. The Timothy John EP. It is her second album and further solidifies her style. She has been playing bigger and bigger venues while still enjoying playing the small ones.

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(Photo by H V Drees/Getty Images)
(Photo by H V Drees/Getty Images)
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Listen Behind The Scenes In Making Roy Orbison’s Mystery Girl

With permission from Daybreak Entertainment, KOOL 101.7 presents a one hour special behind the scenes look at making and recording. John Carter Cash hosts this interesting revealing show about how Roy Orbison's sons were able to record with their father.

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chum submitted photo
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Headliners Announced For Charity Rhubarb Festival In Honor Of Steve O’Neil

Larry Long and his American Roots Revue will bring their inspiring blend of gospel, reggae, Cajun, swing, folk, R&B and rock to this year’s stage show at the 10th Annual CHUM Rhubarb Festival on Saturday, June 28.

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(Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
(Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
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David Lee Roth Says Van Halen Working On A Secret Project, I Think

David Lee Roth is not a man of few words. In fact, sometimes he talks so much I get lost in what he is saying. He does like to hear his voice and he loves to talk. In this episode of The Roth Show, he says what he has been up to and what Van Halen is doing.

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Emily Rose Photography used by permission
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Ian Falgout, Shane Nelson Lit Up Phones For St. Jude Radiothon, Listen To Heartfelt Music

International recording artist and producer Ian Falgout performed on the St. Jude Radiothon today. He was joined by musician Shane Nelson. Ian was invited to come and play after being featured on the radio with his children doing a Christmas song "Heatmiser vs Coldmiser"

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Preston Gunderson, Performs On St. Jude Radiothon, Among 5 Must Listen Musicians In The Country

Reverb nation  a service that let's musicians post their music and videos, sends out a 5 must listen email to it's subscribers. This week Preston Gunderson was among 5 artists the company says people should listen to. After his performances on the RadioThon you can hear why he is a must listen.

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Just Us Performs, Records, Then Cut From Radiothon, Enjoy Their Performance

Just Us stopped by to perform live on the air and the studio was too cramped to set them up, so we set up a few mics and had them perform from the break room. Doing "When I Thing About Angels". With a steady audience fixing lunch it was a great performance.

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chris allen
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Breanne Marie Comes Back To Play St. Jude Radiothon, More About Her

Breanne Marie played on last year's St Jude Radiothon, just starting her first album, finishing up writing and performing a song on a movie soundtrack, looking to play more and get her name out. This year was different.

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(Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
(Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
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Rare KISS Footage With Everyone On Different Instruments, And Forgetting Songs

This is perfect footage to show that everyone isn't perfect, and that no matter how much you are in the public eye you are still just a person. KISS played a meet and greet accoustic set for their Japanese fans, and started the show playing each others instruments.

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screen shot used by permission of slamabama.com
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Here’s Slamabama, an Up And Coming Band Trying To Entertain Themselves

We've all heard about the legendary pranks that Brad Paisley pulls on some of his opening acts, and how they have returned the favor. Some friends of mine in Slamabama are on tour and felt a little goofy and decided to make a video.

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